Metcalf, Illinois Population 2021

167
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Metcalf is a city located in Edgar County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 167, it is the 1169th largest city in Illinois and the 17173rd largest city in the United States . Metcalf is currently declining at a rate of -1.18% annually and its population has decreased by -11.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 189 in 2010. Metcalf reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Metcalf has a population density of 281 people per square mile.

The average household income in Metcalf is $44,373 with a poverty rate of 9.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $27,500. The median age in Metcalf is 42.3 years, 43.9 years for males, and 40.3 years for females.

Metcalf Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Metcalfwas:

  • White: 95.16%
  • Two or more races: 4.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Metcalf, Illinois is 167 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 171.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 189.

Metcalf, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17795.16%
Two or More Races94.84%
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Metcalf Population by Race

Metcalf Population Pyramid $2021

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Metcalf Median Age

42.3


Total

43.9


Male

40.3


Female

Metcalf Adults

There are 138 adults, (24 of whom are seniors) in Metcalf.

Metcalf Age Dependency

63.2

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Metcalf Sex Ratio

Female

99

53.23%

Male

87

46.77%

Metcalf Population by Age

Metcalf Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Metcalf Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family66.7%33.3%
All82.3%17.7%
Married91.7%8.3%
Male100%0%
Female100%0%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Metcalf Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All792.3582.3
Married363.2891.7
Non Family331.1266.7
Female62.17100
Male44.5100

3.11

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Metcalf Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade53.79%
9th to 12th Grade1712.88%
High School Graduate7959.85%
Some College1914.39%
Associates Degree64.55%
Bachelors Degree64.55%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Metcalf Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Metcalf Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 4.55%.

Metcalf Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,722$31,000$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$20,972$26,250$19,063
Some College$26,250$26,875$24,688
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,722

Average Earnings

$31,000

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Metcalf Earnings by Educational Attainment

Metcalf Language by Age

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Metcalf Language

93.41% of Metcalf residents speak only English, while 6.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.59% of the population.

Metcalf Language

Metcalf Poverty by Race

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9.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.05%

Male Poverty Rate

11.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Metcalf

The race most likely to be in poverty in Metcalf is White, with 10.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Metcalf is White, with 10.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.18%.

Metcalf Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater16.67%
High School10.13%
Less Than 9th Grade9.09%
Some College8.00%

Metcalf Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed6.98%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Metcalf Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Metcalf Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,583$44,373
Families$42,917$54,285
Married Families$44,000-
Non Families$26,042$28,812
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Income by Household Type

Metcalf Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Metcalf Married by Age and Sex

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Metcalf Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Metcalf Marital Status by Race

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Metcalf Marital Status

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12

Number of Veterans

12

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
First Gulf War1
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Metcalf Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 747
35 to 543
55 to 642
75+
18 to 34

Metcalf Veterans by Age

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Metcalf Veterans by Race

Metcalf Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Metcalf Veterans by Education

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60%

Labor Force Participation

55.3%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Metcalf Employment by Age

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Metcalf Employment by Race

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Metcalf Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.42%

Born in Metcalf

98.92%

Native Born

1.08%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.08%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.92% of Metcalf residents were born in the United States, with 77.42% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Metcalf Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021167-2-1.18%
2020169-2-1.17%
2019171-2-1.16%
20181730.00%
2017173-1-0.57%
2016174-4-2.25%
2015178-3-1.66%
2014181-1-0.55%
2013182-2-1.09%
2012184-2-1.08%
2011186-1-0.53%
20101870.00%

Metcalf Population by Year